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Minden in Douglas County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Minden Park

 
 
Minden Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, July 6, 2009
1. Minden Park Marker
Inscription. Built in 1906. the park became the “town square” for the first residential section of Minden. The first bandstand, a rectangular structure, was built in 1914. The present bandstand was built by the Minden Rotary Club in 1984 and dedicated to Wilton Neddenriep, a valley rancher and Rotarian who was killed in an accident on his ranch.
 
Location. 38° 57.21′ N, 119° 45.92′ W. Marker is in Minden, Nevada, in Douglas County. Marker is on Esmeralda Avenue near 5th and 6th Streets. Touch for map. Marker is located on the flagpole in the center of the Minden Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1582 Esmeralda Avenue, Minden NV 89423, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Douglas County World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); Grace Melissa Dangberg (within shouting distance of this marker); A. F. Neidt House (within shouting distance of this marker); John Dangberg House (within shouting distance of this marker); First National Bank of Nevada (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Reed-Meneley Insurance (about 400 feet away); Henry Beck House (about 400 feet away); Second Farmer's Bank of Carson Valley (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Minden.
 
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Minden Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, July 6, 2009
2. Minden Park Marker
This marker is the smaller one on the left. The Douglas County World War II Memorial is the larger plaque on the right.
Minden Park, Flagpole and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, July 6, 2009
3. Minden Park, Flagpole and Marker
North Side of the Rotary Memorial Bandstand image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, July 6, 2009
4. North Side of the Rotary Memorial Bandstand
View is from Flagpole
Plaque on Bandstand image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, July 6, 2009
5. Plaque on Bandstand

Rotary Memorial Bandstand
Built in Memory of
Wilton H. Neddenriep
and
All Rotarians Past & Present
Dedicated July 8, 1984
Minden Rotary Club No.2358
Bandstand and Park image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, July 6, 2009
6. Bandstand and Park
South Side of Bandstand
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 17, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 771 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 17, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
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